Superstitions and Traditions Weekend - Jerusalem Hotel
Date: August 16-18
A vacation inspired by urban legends, superstitions and good-luck charms from both Israel and around the world!
Includes: a visit to The Jerusalem Museum for Islamic Art, guided walking tour in the footsteps of local urban legends, fascinating lectures and much more!
3:00 pm | Check-in to your room at Prima Royale
7:30 – 8:30 pm | Cocktail on the Roof– start the weekend right with a summer cocktail on our hotel rooftop, featuring 360 degree views and a sunset that should not be missed. LeChaim!
8:30 -10:00 pm |Knock on Wood Lecture– a fascinating lecture where we will explore superstitions from different cultures around the world
7:00-10:30 am | Champaign and Chopin Breakfast
10:00 am -1:00 pm | Fear the ‘Evil Eye’ Tour –During a walking tour through the famous Machane Yehuda Market, urban legends and cultural superstitions are brought to light through stories and context.
6:00-7:00 pm | Welcome the Sabbath 'Kabbalat Shabbat' – with live music, wine and treats
7:00-9:30 am | Champaign and Chopin Breakfast
10:00 am- 2:00 pm | Tour of the 'Hamsa.Hamsa.Hamsa' Exhibition at The Museum for Islamic Art – explore the Hamsa symbol, which has become an iconic object representing both culture and folk art.
*Entrance to the Museum is included in the vacation price (with reservation of 2 nights minimum).
Independent arrival to the Museum ( directions provided at the front desk)
*Schedule and activities are subject to change